Oct. 26, 2011
JACKSONVILLE, Ala. -
The No. 6 University of Nevada rifle team finished second in a match at Jacksonville State.
No. 6 Nevada finished the match with an aggregate score of 4,640 points. UTEP edged out a first place finish with a score of 4,642 points. Nevada was led by Dempster Christenson, scoring 586 in air rifle and 587 in small bore where he received high honors. Chelsie Hata also performed well, scoring 574 in small bore and 587 in air rifle.
Following the second place finish, the Nevada rifle team was ranked sixth in the Collegiate Rifle Coaches Association Poll released this week.
Up next for the team is a trip to El Paso, Texas for a match at UTEP.